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Address: Haleakala National Park, Maui, HI 96768
Phone Number: +1 808-572-4400
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A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's...

A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's highest point.

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Maui Haleakala Sunrise Bike Tour

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Sunrise and Biking

We took the trip off the cruise to see the sunrise at Haleakala Crater. It was one of my top three favourite things that we did while visiting Hawaii. We got up at 2:30 for the... read more

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Orleans
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We took the trip off the cruise to see the sunrise at Haleakala Crater. It was one of my top three favourite things that we did while visiting Hawaii. We got up at 2:30 for the 3:15 am timing. There was more than enough time to get to the sunrise scheduled for 6:35am. We were outside waiting for an hour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Before going I read everything I could about it so me and my husband were prepared for the trip knowing what time to go, how long the drive is, what to wear etc. This was the highlight of our trip! We went 2 times. The first time we went early and got there on time, no traffic, perfect spot to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If there is one thing you should do on Maui, this is it. You will feel like you're on another planet. The setting above the clouds is surreal and be sure to walk at least some of the Sliding Sands trail into the crater. It looks like a Martian landscape. Make sure you dress warmly (it is generally 30 degrees... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hike starting at the top of the crater is amazing. As you begin the decent you start to feel like you are on another planet. The views are gorgeous. You are elated, you could do this for hours but then you need to climb back up. At over 9000 ft elevation the hike back up will be a challenge.... More 

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Well we started out at 2:30am to drive to Haleakala Crater to see the breath taking sunrise. It started to rain about 1/2 way up the treacherous mountain drive at 4am. We continued on hoping it would clear but at 6:30am it was still raining and we missed out. It was raining, windy and 45 degrees at the top. So... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The crater was a trip highlight for us. Strongly recommended. Definitely drive up and hike down into the crater for as long as your time and fitness level permit. That said, be warned about the sunrise experience. It's in all the guide books with the result that there can be serious crowds at the top. If you don't go extremely... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Sometimes is it hard to decide to forgo the beach/snorkeling/turtles/whales, etc but you do it anyway. The day we made the drive to Haleakala it was cloudy and the view from the beach was poor but hubby said, "Let's go because we will probably drive up and out of the clouds" so I packed a lunch and off we went.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Last stop before we left for home. Amazing views! My husband and I took a bottle of wine and enjoyed the sunset from here. Don't forget your jacket!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Rent a car. Get up at 2am. Take your time. Pay the $20 to the National Park Service. They deserve and need the money. Drive up to the crater. Freeze in the dark. Wait for the glow. Feel like you are on another planet. Watch the horizon turn into a gold foil stamped dreamscape. Be awed watching the sunrise with... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We left Kaanapali at 4:30 for 6:47 sunrise (11/29/16)but when we arrived at 6:25 found that the summit of Haleakala was already full and there were another 50-75 cars waiting to go further up to the summit from just below. There was no notice about this when we stopped at the National Park entrance to pay for admission which was... More 

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